National Aboriginal Day Celebrated in Canada

by: Obert Madondo | June 22, 2014

Hundreds of thousands of people from all backgrounds gathered all over Canada to celebrate National Aboriginal Day on Saturday.

Created by the federal government in 1966, National Aboriginal Day acknowledges and celebrates the numerous invaluable contributions First Nations, Métis and Inuit have made to Canada’s history and culture over the centuries.

Here’s a glimpse:

Obert Madondo is an Ottawa-based progressive blogger, and the founder and editor of The Canadian Progressive. Follow him on